CIMNE receives the Severo Ochoa accreditation

Published: 07/10/2019

Severo Ochoa

The International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering has received the Severo Ochoa accreditation. CIMNE became thus one of the six “Centre for Excellence Severo Ochoa” accredited by the Spanish State Research Agency (attached to the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities).

For the first time, CIMNE enters in the list of the centres with the Seal of Excellence Severo Ochoa, together with CREAF, DIPC, IDAEA and IS-Global, while IBEC repeats after being selected in the 2015 call.

Severo Ochoa Centres will receive one million euros every year during four years (2019-2023), according to the provisional resolution of accreditations and public grants 2018 published by the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science.

With this action, the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities aims to promote high-impact research carried out in the R&D centres of Spain.The accredited centres stand out both for the international notoriety of the scientific contributions they make, and for their innovative capacity and their intense relationship with the business sector. They are also world reference centres capable of attracting international talent.

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